Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Location: MC 6-100
Date: Tuesday, 20/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am01-06: Tools for Responsible Agro Investment
Session Chair: Kathryn Elizabeth Mathias, Illovo Sugar Africa Ltd, United Kingdom
MC 6-100 
10:30am - 12:00pm02-06: How Does Land Governance Affect Investors Risk Perceptions?
Session Chair: Chris Jochnick, Landesa, United States of America
MC 6-100 
12:00pm - 2:00pmWomen's caucus
MC 6-100 
2:00pm - 3:30pm03-06: Can Supply Chain Management Help Improve Land Governance?
Session Chair: Mario Cerutti, Luigi Lavazza SPA, Italy
MC 6-100 
3:45pm - 5:15pm04-06: Adressing Impact of Large Scale Land Investments
Session Chair: Jean-Philippe Colin, IRD, France
MC 6-100 
Date: Wednesday, 21/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am05-06: Securing Land Rights in Mining Investments
Session Chair: Estherine Lisinge Fotabong, NEPAD Planning and Coordinating Agency, Cameroon
MC 6-100 
10:30am - 12:00pm06-06: The Political Economy of Land and Mining
Session Chair: Philippe Lavigne Delville, Institut de recherche pour le développement, France
MC 6-100 
12:00pm - 2:00pmWomen's caucus
MC 6-100 
2:00pm - 3:30pm07-06: Agricultural Growth Poles & Corridors: A Fad or The Future?
Session Chair: Lorenzo Cotula, IIED, United Kingdom
MC 6-100 
3:45pm - 5:15pm08-06: New Approaches to Developing Agricultural Value Chains
Session Chair: Dietmar Stoian, Bioversity International, France
MC 6-100 
Date: Thursday, 22/Mar/2018
8:30am - 10:00am09-06: Drivers and Impacts of Large-Scale Agro Investments
Session Chair: Jann Lay, GIGA - Germany, Germany
MC 6-100 
10:30am - 12:00pm10-06: Monitoring Implementation of Large Agro Investments
Session Chair: Francine Picard, IISD, Switzerland
MC 6-100 
12:00pm - 2:00pmWomen's caucus
MC 6-100 
2:00pm - 3:30pm11-06: Principles of Responsible Agro Investment: Next Steps
Session Chair: Chris Brett, World Bank, United States of America
MC 6-100 
Date: Friday, 23/Mar/2018
9:00am - 10:30am12-06: Achieving Responsible Land Based Investments
Session Chair: Lukasz Czerwinski, Landesa, United States of America
MC 6-100 
11:00am - 12:30pm13-06: Considering and Negotiating Community-Investor Contracts
Session Chair: Rachael Knight, Namati, United States of America
MC 6-100 
1:30pm - 3:00pm14-06: A Toolkit for Screening Prospective Investors in Agriculture
Session Chair: William Speller, UNCTAD, Switzerland
MC 6-100